Elon Musk 100November 13, 2017 – 08:59 am

Elon Musk 100

The dude doesn’t believe in false modesty, and he shouldn’t. Actually, this makes total sense: they re both entrepreneurs with big dreams whose ideas are perceived as over the top and/or genius. It s just a matter of time until Kanye West is venturing into outer space with SpaceX or sampling an Elon Musk TED talk on his next album. 2. Kim Kardashian by Martha Stewart Despite the flamboyance, the self-aggrandizement and the self-promotion (Kim set…

SpaceX Landing Next attemptNovember 7, 2017 – 08:51 am

SpaceX Landing Next attempt

SpaceX will try another landing attempt in June after a faulty valve issue is fixed, according to reports. The company will have another launch next week, but a landing at sea will not be attempted in that mission, officials said. Meanwhile, a robotic arm operated by Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti successfully captured the cargo ship Dragon, used to transport essential supplies to the International Space Station. SpaceX Dragon was secured…

Where is Elon Musk now?November 5, 2017 – 08:45 am

Where is Elon Musk now?

AP Photo/Mark J. TerrillElon Musk thinks we have to be very careful with AI.Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, doesn’t trust artificial intelligence, which he once likened to “summoning the demon.” In fact, Musk distrusts it so much that, in January, he donated $10 million to the Future of Life Institute (FLI) to fund a program with the goal of making sure AI doesn’t completely overrun our ability to regulate it and end up destroying us all. Now…

SpaceX CargoNovember 4, 2017 – 08:40 am

SpaceX Cargo

Cruz, Smith among leaders in Congress pushing private space flight, with its growing presence in Texas WASHINGTON—There were no humans on board the SpaceX cargo flight that exploded over Florida shortly before 10:30 a.m. EDT this morning, but there’s something profoundly haunting about watching the long, slender rocket fire into the sky and, 2 minutes, 21 seconds later, explode into ruin. Anyone who remembers — and who, old enough, doesn’t? — the…

SpaceX Launch Schedule 2014November 3, 2017 – 08:38 am

SpaceX Launch Schedule 2014

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket was rolled out to its Florida launch pad early this morning at 1 a.m., Friday, June 20, in anticipation of blastoff at 6:08 p.m. EDT this evening on an oft delayed commercial mission for ORBCOMM to carry six advanced OG2 communications satellites to significantly upgrade the speed and capacity of their existing data relay network, affording significantly faster and larger messaging services. The Falcon 9 rocket is lofting…

Elon Musk VS Tony StarkNovember 1, 2017 – 08:31 am

Elon Musk VS Tony Stark

Elon Musk was born in 1971 in South Africa, just as the Space Race was drawing to a close. It seems as though he had missed the best bits - so perhaps that is what inspired by the man who would later spend his billions on doing his damndest to kickstart humanity back into the future that we had been promised. But we’re getting ahead of ourselves. Musk got his first computer, a Commodore Vic-20 when he was 10, and two years later had already sold his…

SolarCity Elon MuskOctober 30, 2017 – 08:27 am

SolarCity Elon Musk

APElon Musk.Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk has loaded up SolarCity shares, just days after famed short-seller Jim Chanos disclosed he is shorting the stock. Musk currently owns 20, 805, 082 shares. SolarCity closed up $3.62, or 8.83%, to end the day at $44.61 per share. Chanos thinks SolarCity s business model is similar to that of a subprime financing company. And the residential model, I d like to point out — SolarCity is really a subprime…

Elon Musk VS Auto DealersOctober 26, 2017 – 08:21 am

Elon Musk VS Auto Dealers

Originally published on Gas2. By Chris DeMorro Auto dealerships have been longstanding powerhouses in state capitals across the nation, but the tides may be turning thanks to Tesla. Yet the progress to establish company-owned Tesla stores may not be going fast for Elon Musk, who is considering a national-level debate about how “free” the free-market for cars really is. So far, Elon Musk has met with more victories than losses in his quest to sell…

SpaceX HeadquartersOctober 25, 2017 – 08:19 am

SpaceX Headquarters

An interview published Tuesday (via Bloomberg News) for billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk – CEO of both Tesla Motors and SpaceX – reveals a variety of upcoming initiatives for his companies, from a new engineering office in Seattle to a new Tesla vehicle with advanced autonomous-driving features. Musk, who founded SpaceX (officially known as Space Exploration Technologies Corp.) in 2002, told Bloomberg News that he’s optimistic in his company settling…

Did Elon Musk Started TeslaOctober 24, 2017 – 08:17 am

Did Elon Musk Started Tesla

REUTERS/Noah Berger Elon Musk did not join Tesla Motors, take the helm as CEO, and pour hefty amounts of his own cash into the company with the hope of getting money back, he said Wednesday night at the Wall Street Journal s D: All Things Digital Conference. The reason for Tesla is not because I wanted to get a return on investment,he said. Today we’ve got quite a high market cap, so it may seem obviously a good thing to have done, but for many…